After being wounded in the Boer War, Englishman Paul Craddock (Nigel Havers) takes the reins of the Shallowford House in Devon. There, he witnesses both love and loss as he finds himself drawn to both the sensitive Claire Derwent (Prunella Ransome) and the outspoken suffragette Grace Lovell (Fiona Gaunt)...with the world soon engulfed in conflict with the onset of World War I. British series based on the R.F. Delderfield novels co-stars Glyn Houston, Valerie Holloway. 11 1/4 hrs. on four discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.